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GAF Delhi and Mumbai Team win 4 medals in the 71st Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championships-2017, Bhopal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Competing with the best swimmers in the country, GAF Delhi and Mumbai swimmers have once again proved their mettle and have won 4 medals in the 71st Glenmark Senior National Aquatic Championships-2017, Bhopal.

Soubrity Mondal bagged a Gold medal in 200m Backstroke, while Annie Jain, Jyotsna Pansare, and Kushagra Rawat have won bronze medals in the 50m breaststroke, 50m backstroke and 400m Freestyle respectively. Senior National is an event wherein all the renowned swimmers of the country take part. Winning medals in a tough competition like this is a matter of pride for the entire Academy and the Glenmark Aquatic Foundation team.

The performances of all the swimmers were above than expected, which has overwhelmed the GAF coaches. The Technical Director of GAF, Mr. Peter Gartrell has hoped of good performances by Indian swimmers in the Olympics by 2020. Now, when the graph is moving vertically, the vision of Glenmark Aquatic Foundation is about to come true very soon. Congratulations to all the swimmers.

Swimmers

Event Position Timing
Soubrity Mondal 200m Backstroke Gold 02:27:33
Annie Jain 50m Breaststroke Bronze 00:35:01
Jyotsna Pansare 50m Backstroke Bronze 00:31.91
Kushagra Rawat 400m Freestyle Bronze 04:03:53